The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Woking with a requirement for Software Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
Surrey / Woking
Rank 37 37 44
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 4 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 1.66% 4.25% 4.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 4.87% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 14
Median salary £43,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.30% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £35,000 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Software Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Woking with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Woking
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 194 226 250
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Woking 80.50% 87.26% 79.11%
Number of salaries quoted 165 213 232
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Woking citing Software Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Testing in Woking

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Woking

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing in Woking.

Salary trend for Software Testing in Woking

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Woking

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Testing in Woking over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Testing in Woking

Software Testing
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Software Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Woking region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (77.78%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) VB
3 4 (44.44%) JUnit
3 4 (44.44%) Unix
3 4 (44.44%) NUnit
3 4 (44.44%) Selenium
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (44.44%) TestNG
3 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) SDLC
5 2 (22.22%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 2 (22.22%) QA
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) OOP
5 2 (22.22%) OO
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
1 4 (44.44%) JUnit
1 4 (44.44%) NUnit
1 4 (44.44%) Selenium
1 4 (44.44%) TestNG
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) C++ Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer in Test
3 2 (22.22%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Developer
3 2 (22.22%) QA Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Unix Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# GUI Developer
4 1 (11.11%) GUI Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
2 3 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) OOP
3 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
1 7 (77.78%) C++
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) VB
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA